Sports on television

By Staff report

TODAY

BASEBALL

8 p.m. — World Baseball Classic, semifinal, Netherlands vs. Puerto Rico, at Los Angeles (MLB)

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

6 p.m. — NIT, second round, UCF at Illinois State (ESPN)

7 — NIT, second round, Akron at UT-Arlington (ESPNU)

8 — NIT, second round, Boise State at Illinois (ESPN)

10:15 — NIT, second round, CSU-Bakersfield at Colorado State (ESPN2)

MLB BASEBALL

Noon — Spring training, N.Y. Yankees vs. Washington, at West Palm Beach, Fla. (MLB)

3 — Spring training, Cincinnati vs. Kansas City, at Surprise, Ariz. (MLB)

NBA BASKETBALL

7 p.m. — Golden State at Oklahoma City (TNT)

9:30 — New York at L.A. Clippers (TNT)

NHL HOCKEY

6:30 p.m. — Buffalo at Detroit (NBCSN)

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

5 p.m. — Special Olympics World Winter Games, at Schladming and Rohrmoos, Austria, same-day tape (ESPN2)

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL

5:30 p.m. — NCAA Tournament, second round, teams TBA (ESPN2)

8 — NCAA Tournament, second round, teams TBA (ESPN2)

TUESDAY

BASEBALL

8 p.m. — World Baseball Classic, semifinal, United States vs. Japan, at Los Angeles (MLB)

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

6 p.m. — NIT, quarterfinals, teams TBA (ESPN2)

8 — NIT, quarterfinals, teams TBA (ESPN2)

MLB BASEBALL

Noon — Spring training, Tampa Bay vs. Pittsburgh, at Bradenton, Fla. (MLB)

3 — Spring training, L.A. Angels vs. Cincinnati, at Goodyear, Ariz. (MLB)

NBA BASKETBALL

6 p.m. — Chicago at Toronto (ESPN)

8:30 — San Antonio at Minnesota (ESPN)

NHL HOCKEY

7:30 p.m. — San Jose at Minnesota (NBCSN)

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

5 p.m. — Special Olympics World Winter Games, at Schladming and Rohrmoos, Austria, same-day tape (ESPN2)